A picture of a Polypody

Polypody

Polypodium vulgare 'Bifidomultifidum'

Also known as

Common polypody, Adder's fern, Wall fern, Golden maidenhair

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

35cm

Max

30cm

20cm

Min

20cm

Polypody Overview

This species produces thick, creeping rhizomes. The fronds are evergreen and about 30cm long they are borne on wiry stems.

How to propagate Polypody

Division

You can propagate by division.

Spores

Sowing spores.

Other uses of Polypody

Ground cover, under shrubs, rocky banks.